We all love to look at lighthouses. One of the reasons for this strange love is because they bring us some form of security. They give us that sense that someone who cares is watching over us and cares deeply that we arrive safely from our voyage. It is definitely fascinating to find out howContinue Reading “The History Of Lighthouses”
There are many different types of employment, and some of them may not be too common. In today’s world, one that would fit into this category is being a lighthouse keeper. This type of job comes with some unique responsibilities. Doing Without the Basics The way that we live today causes us to take aContinue Reading “What Its Like to be a Lighthouse Keeper”
This beacon can be found on Beachy Head in East Sussex. Its picturesque location means that it is a popular destination for tourists, as well as being
This beacon is situated in one of the most dangerous sections of the ocean. It is built in a beautiful environment; however, few people are able to ex
Many different lighthouses across the globe can compete for the prize of being the tallest. However, the award goes to Jeddah Light in Saudi Arabia.
At its peak, the Pharos of Alexandria stood at 110 to 115 metres tall and was a guide to safety for many ships and boats. Unfortunately, this iconic b
If you have ever visited Dover, you will have seen the ruins of the Dover Pharos. This tower is an undeniably essential part of the history of the are